Wall Street 50 – 2006

Anthony Murphy/HSBC Securities

Anthony Murphy is President and Chief Executive Officer of HSBC securities (USA) Inc. He has been leading the Corporate, Investment Banking and Markets (CIBM) senior management team in the Americas since 2005. He joined the HSBC Group in 1990 and has held various general management, trading, strategy and risk management positions in New York and London. Throughout his time at HSBC, Murphy has been a keen advocate of diversity goals and a promoter of education partnerships between business and the local community.

Prior to joining HSBC, he held positions at Towers, Perrin, Forster and Crosby, HSBC James Capel & Co. and Nomura International, based in London. Murphy graduated in Mathematics and Physics from Trinity College, Dublin University in 1981 and holds a Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics from Oxford University. He is a Fellow of the UK Institute of Actuaries. Murphy was born in Dublin, Ireland, where his mother’s family is from. His father’s family is from County Wicklow. He is married with two children.